Greystar Real Estate Partners recently broke ground on Artisan at Brightleaf, a 24.6-acre site in the Brightleaf at the Park Master Planned community, located between Downtown Durham and Downtown Raleigh, this 328-unit, three-story upscale garden apartment community features all of tomorrow’s amenities. The apartments are being designed to National Green Building Certification standards.
Artisan at Brightleaf will feature rough-sawn cedar, stone and hardi-plank exteriors. Detached garages will be available for rent. The one- and two-bedroom apartments will include 9-foot ceilings on the first and second floors, and 10-foot ceilings in third floor units. Unit mix is 59% one-bedrooms (3 floor plan options) and 41% two-bedrooms (2 floor plan options) at an average of 912 NRSF per apartment.
Apartments range from 716 SF to 1,213 SF. Interior features will be comprised of the following: faux granite countertops in kitchens and bathrooms, 42” cabinets, wood-style plank and carpet flooring, ceiling fans in living rooms and bedrooms, garden tubs in bathrooms with separate showers in some units, radius corners and crown molding, and computer niches or desks in each apartment. Black appliances will be utilized in kitchens, including refrigerators, dishwashers and over-range microwaves. The two-bedroom apartments will have side-by-side refrigerators. Full-size washers and dryers will be included in all apartments. Residents will enjoy on-site amenities such as 8,000-square-foot clubhouse, resort-style pool with cabana, 24-hour fitness center, lounge, tanning room, cyber café and a dog park.